The Cloud in Seoul, South Korea

Juxtapoz // Friday, January 06, 2012
Projected to be finished in Seoul, South Korea, in 2016, The Cloud is a controversial pair of skyscrapers designed by Dutch firm MVRDV. Named after the “pixilated cloud” connecting the two towers, some critics say there is a strong resemblance to the Twin Towers on 9/11. We think it’s a stretch, what do you think?

The Avondale Heights Library & Learning Centre

Juxtapoz // Thursday, December 22, 2011
Constructed from ceramic tiles, timber, powder-coated steel, fritted glass and composite panels, with multiple brightly colored and patterned panels, Avondale Heights Library & Learning Centre is a refreshing take on architectural design. This community building is located in Melbourne, Australia and was designed by H20 Architects.

Architecture People by Sean Edward Whelan

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Australian-born, Japan-based illustrator Sean Edward Whelan creates these well-constructed drawings of buildings and cityscapes arranged as human beings. The Japanese influence, where Whelan studies and teaches, is very apparent in the details of the buildings and architecture.

In Street Art: New Addition to the Dresden Museum of Military History

Juxtapoz // Sunday, October 16, 2011
Dresden’s Military History Museum opens to the public this Saturday after seven years of renovation. Grabbing your immediate attention is architect Daniel Libeskind’s aggressive sharp grey wedge made of steel and glass that was added to the building.

Typography A City Block Long

Juxtapoz // Monday, September 19, 2011
A full city block in the Zavrtnica business center in Zagreb, Croatia has been transformed into a typography center, with building covered in entirety with numbers and letters. The work was done by design agency, Brigada. Some are calling it typotecture. 

The Work of Thomas Hillier

Juxtapoz // Saturday, September 10, 2011
Thomas Hillier's architectural work stands apart from many of his contemporaries. His work is playful. It utilizes comical narratives and unusual approaches to investigate  spacial design more creatively than most.

In Street Art: Treehouses for Adults

Juxtapoz // Monday, September 05, 2011
German-based company, Baumraum builds treehouses using sustainable materials and specially engineered cables that avoid damaging the trees. Some lucky kid or adult is living the treehouse dream.

In Street Art: The Architecture Work of Tatiana Bilbao

Juxtapoz // Friday, September 02, 2011
Mexican born architect, Tatiana Bilbao focuses on uplifting previously neglected spaces in Mexico’s overcrowded urban centers and drug trafficking plagued rural areas. Her designs are 100% sustainable in terms of water and waste management and 40% sustainable in terms of energy use.

LEGO Continues Architecture Series

Juxtapoz // Friday, September 02, 2011
For over a year now, Lego has teamed up with artist Adam Reed Tucker to create the Lego Architecture Landmark Series, allowing anyone to recreate structures like the Empire State Building, the Sears Tower, and a number of Frank Lloyd Wright building all out of Legos.

In Street Art: The Blob VB3

Juxtapoz // Thursday, September 01, 2011
Designed by Belgian architecture firm dmvA, Blob VB3 is an egg shaped mobile office aka a living pod. The pod consists of a kitchen, bathroom, lighting, bed and several shelves for storage. We would be keen on purchasing one and placing it in a friend’s backyard for cheap and simple living!

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